Media Kit

Dear Travel Journalist:

Thank you for your interest in Skagway, Alaska, Gateway to the Yukon. On our website you will find background information on Skagway’s attractions and activities, facilities, and other visitor related information. Skagway offers a variety of story ideas from our outdoor adventures to the latest news at our major attractions. A list of current story ideas is available in the press kit; please contact me if you require editorial assistance.

A variety of services for print, digital and broadcast travel media are also available. We maintain a library of rights-protected digital images and some video to complement your story. If you need images to complement your story, please visit our website and fill out a request for photos.

Explore Skagway also offers a hosting program for media on assignment visiting Skagway to do story research. Depending on the nature of the assignment, we can assist with itineraries, accommodations, meals and passes to attractions. Please note that transportation is the sole responsibility of the media. For hosting assistance, please visit our website and fill out a request for hosting.

Additionally, we would greatly appreciate you sending us a copy of any Skagway, Alaska stories highlighting our wonderful tourism offerings.

Once again, thank you for your interest, and please contact our department if we can be of any assistance.

Gunalchéesh / Háw’aa / Thank You

Jaime Bricker
Tourism Director
Explore Skagway

Helpful Resources

Special Events List

Buckwheat International Ski Classic Mar 11

Race Window Starting Time at Log Cabin: 8 to 11 am AK Time. Kids 12 and under 5K and Adult 10K, 16K and 32K races. See website to register and for more details. Course closes at 2 pm. Awards Ceremony at 5:30 pm downstairs at Skagway Brewing Co. (doors open at 5, light hors…

2023 Skagway Spring Festival Apr 21

Your cabin fever reliever! It's time to get out and enjoy spring in Skagway! Join us for a fun filled, family friendly festival. Full of events for the whole family!

North Words Writers Symposium May 24

Lḵoot Ḵwáan has du aaní káx̱ woosh kanax̱ gax̱tuda.áat. Tlax̱ ḵúnáx̱ chʼáakw áwe wé tlʼátk káa yéi has wootee. Yeedát tsú yéi has yatee, ḵa chʼa tleix̱ a káa yéi has gug̱watée. Yá tlʼátk káa áwé has du sh kalneekxʼí kei nas.áx̱. Yá tlʼátk, yá nadaayi héen, ḵa yá Aas Ḵwáani has du…


Video – Skagway at a Glance

SOS Skagway

Skagway, Alaska needs your help! After the events of the past year, Skagway is ready to help you.